Auction 458 / Lot n° 156

[DEUTSCHES ARCHÄOLOGISCHES INSTITUT] - PANOFKA Theodor (1800-1858) - Eduard GERHARD (1795-1867) - Monumenti inediti pubblicati. Rome, Paris: Istituto di corrispondenza archeologica, 1829-53. A collection of the first 5 volumes edited by the German Archeological Institute in Rome. Most of the important archeological discoveries in central Italy are represented here for the first time, in particular the Etruscan findings including the most famous: "Achilles bandages Patroklos" by Sosia now at Altes Museum in Berlin. 5 volumes in 2 tomes, folio (565 x 425mm). Vignettes to title, explicatory indexes, 284 plates, some folding and coloured (vol. V without title, explanatory leaves with only 48 of 60 plates; light browning to titles), internally in good condition. Contemporary binding, spines backed in calf and marbled boards. (2)

Auction: 24 September 2019 at 15:00

Estimate € 2,000 - 3,000

Sold € 1,800